A Woodland Christmas

Saturday 30 Nov - Sun 5 Jan

Explore the beautiful Elizabethan mansion, enjoy Christmas markets and festive fayre. All set within 500 acres of rolling parkland.

Wollaton Hall and Deer Park
Saturday 30 November 2019 - Sun 5 January 2020 (closed Christmas Day)

Car park charges apply. £5 all day

Are you beginning to get excited about Christmas? Wollaton Hall is the perfect place to get into the festive spirit. Explore the beautiful Elizabethan mansion, enjoy Christmas stalls and festive fayre. All set within 500 acres of rolling parkland.

There is a trail around the site, tours chances to meet Santa, concerts, crafts stalls, as well as an opportunity to enjoy a luxury afternoon tea or even have breakfast with Santa!

It's going to be magical! Here's a list of all the activities on offer:

Father Christmas will be in residence every weekend
From Saturday 30 November to Sunday 22 December
£6 per person with a Christmas present
Booking required
11am – 2pm, 3pm – 6pm 
4 X 15 minute slots / 4 bookings per slot

Come and visit Father Christmas in the magical surroundings of Wollaton Hall.
Lord Middleton’s Library is Santa’s Grotto
Book Saturday 30 November or Book Sunday 1 December
Book Saturday 7 December or Book Sunday 8 December
Book Saturday 14 December or Book Sunday 15 December
Book Saturday 21 December or Book Sunday 22 December

Christmas Lantern Adventure Tour
Every weekend. 11am, 12 noon, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm, 6pm
£6 per person. This will be approx. 30 minutes

Pick up a Christmas lantern and help find all of the ingredients for the Christmas cake which the naughty elves have hidden around the Hall.
Book Saturday 30 November or Book Sunday 1 December
Book Saturday 7 December or Book Sunday 8 December
Book Saturday 14 December or Book Sunday 15 December
Book Saturday 21 December or Book Sunday 22 December

Mirabile Sings Christmas, A ceremony of carols and more with harp accompaniment
Sunday 8 December 6pm – 9pm

£15pp

Mirabile Sings Christmas in the Great Hall, hosted by BBC journalist & broadcaster John Hess. Includes a seasonal drink.
Book tickets for Mirabile

Join the Wollaton Elf in Santa's Workshop
12noon to 3pm.​​​​​​

Christmas activities every weekend. This will be in the Tudor kitchen.
There is a cost of £2pp for the activities - No need to book

30 Nov – 1 Dec Make a reindeer bag
7 Dec – 8 Dec Make a Christmas lantern
14 Dec – 15 Dec Make a Christmas snowball
21 Dec – 22 Dec Make a Christmas truffle and sugar mice

Festive Afternoon Teas
Booking required 12 – 4pm

£15pp | £20pp with prosecco or a gin cocktail | £7.50 children under 10

There will be festive afternoon teas in the Salon at Wollaton Hall. Book afternoon tea

Breakfast with Father Christmas
December 2, 9, 13, 16, 20, 23

£10pp (with a gift for all)

Book Monday 2 December
Book Monday 9 December
Book Friday 13 December
Book Monday 16 December
Book Friday 20 December
Book Monday 23 December

Enjoy a festive breakfast with Father Christmas! With singing, storytelling and a special visit from Father Christmas himself.

Christmas Outdoor Trail
This will be in the formal gardens. The trees and bushes will be decorated with lights and decorations. Open Daily. £2 with a prize at the end.
£2pp / DROP IN

Christmas Stalls in the Courtyard
Weekends from the 30 November until 22 December
In the Lower Courtyard
FREE

Christmas stories with a traditional storyteller - Dates and times TBA
FREE - No need to book

Hands on History – Woodland Taxidermy. Every weekend and school holidays
FREE - No need to book